The Federal Government has lifted ban on religious gatherings across the country.
This was disclosed by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation
and Chairman of Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Boss
Mustapha, at the daily media briefing in Abuja.
“The PTF submitted its recommendations and the PRESIDENT has approved
the following for implementation over the next four weeks spanning 2nd –
29th June, 2020, subject to review-:
“Mobilisation of all resources at State and Local Government levels to
create public awareness on COVID 19 and improve compliance with
non-pharmaceutical interventions within communities; sustenance of key
non-pharmaceutical interventions that would apply nationwide and
include: ban of gatherings of more than 20 people outside of a
“Relaxation of restriction on places of Worship based on guidelines
issued by the PTF and protocols agreed by state governments.”